I've been researching for the past 7 hours, tried various things, but
still nothing. I'm trying to install RedHat 7.2 (downloading RedHat 9
now, but it'll be a while), and after booting with the CD, I get to a
hda:hda: timeout waiting for DMA
ide_dmaproc: chipset suppported ide_dma_timeout_ fnc only: 14
And then the system hangs.
I have a Maxtor 6Y040L0 DiamondMax Plus 9 (UDMA) harddisk, SiS740
onboard video, GCE-8481B CD-RW, and nothing else that seems relevant.
I have tried these on install:
(this kills my CD-ROM, etc, and I can't install from CD)